Culture; Eating Habits

Our culture defines our eating habits. What is Americans’ traditional food? One day I asked my Caucasian roommate, who has grown up in Portland, Oregon, what his taste of home cooking is. He answered that his taste of home cooking is nachos, tacos and burritos. It was not a joke. I said it is Mexican…

Vegetarians in New York

I have been in New York since 2012, and I have met a huge number of vegetarians here. Why are there thousands of vegetarians in New York? It is always an interesting experience for me to meet someone who is vegetarian because I did not meet any vegetarians or even know the word “vegetarian” when…